Stories By Jeff Stover
Softball/ 9 months ago
Mercury All-Area: Jules Scogna pitches Spring-Ford to PIAA championship and dream ending
Spring-Ford had a number of people who crafted fitting finales to their scholastic softball experience this spring. None bigger than what...
Softball/ 9 months ago
‘Resilient’ Spring-Ford one win away from first state championship
It’s been a history-making season for Spring-Ford softball. But the history hasn’t all been made … not quite yet. One more...
PIAA 6A Softball: Spring-Ford powers past Penn Manor into state semis
SHILLINGTON >> It can be a time of mixed feelings for high-school athletes fortunate enough to be in a playoff run...
Haverford edges Spring-Ford 2-1 in District 1-6A third-place game
UPPER PROVIDENCE >> It basically served as a seeding game for the upcoming PIAA Class 6A playoffs. But there was much...
North Penn breaks out in 7th, rallies past Spring-Ford 5-2 in District 1-6A semifinal
UPPER PROVIDENCE >> It was an outcome the likes of which Spring-Ford hadn’t experienced all spring. Maybe longer. The Rams found...
District 1-6A Softball: Spring-Ford, Scogna earn state, district semifinal trips with walk-off, 8-inning win over Quakertown
UPPER PROVIDENCE >> It was, to say the least, a character-strengthening game for Spring-Ford. And, to say the most, an epic...
Hurter slams the door on Upper Perk, leads Boyertown to first PAC championship since 2011
BOYERTOWN >> It made the Pioneer Athletic Conference playoffs a wider-open affair by unseating multiple-time defending champion Spring-Ford Tuesday. One day...
Hurter the hero as Boyertown advances to PAC final, snaps Spring-Ford’s 66-game PAC win streak
BOYERTOWN >> The Spring-Ford softball team has consistently put the hurt on Pioneer Athletic Conference opposition in recent years. In fact,...
Softball/ 11 months ago
Pottstown, Hill School softball come together for ‘Two Teams, One Town’ initiative
POTTSTOWN >> Youth softball in Pottstown has experienced a measure of growth in recent years. With help from a newly-established initiative,...
Pioneer Athletic Conference/ 11 months ago
Methacton’s Cathy Miller finishes off 41 seasons of coaching with a win over Perkiomen Valley
FAIRVIEW VILLAGE >> The softball game was about the same as all those Methacton played over the past four decades. The...